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Community Event Gardening Siskiyou

From Dirt to Delight!

By Sheryl Wilkins, Pollinator Garden CoordinatorSisQ Bee Club The SisQ Bee Club has committed to its largest project to date, a Pollinator Garden, to be located on the grounds of the Siskiyou Golden Fair. The fair has generously offered a beautiful location for this project where thousands of visitors can […]

Opinion Siskiyou

OPEN LETTER – TO: Siskiyou County Board of Supervisors, Et. Al. RE: Klamath Dam Removal Disaster

TO: Siskiyou County Board of Supervisors:       Et. Al.RE: Klamath Dam Removal DisasterURGENT CALL TO ACTION – Declaring A State of Emergency – OPEN LETTERVia EMAIL ONLY – February 26, 2024 Dear Chairman Kobseff – Siskiyou County Board of Supervisors: On August 23, 2022, Siskiyou County declared a State of Emergencyafter […]

Opinion Siskiyou

Blasting Set To Begin On COPCO 1

Well FERC has outdone itself on this approved plan to work around the clock 24 hours a day to blast drill and blast for as long as it takes.. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has reviewed the dam removal overall blasting plan for the Copco No. 1 Development of […]

Opinion Siskiyou

Debunking: OPB Klamath Water Quality Article

by Dave WhiteSalmon Protection Our comments to correct this article are in bold. Executive Summary A crew of out-of-state pseudo-scientists is now busily making final preparations for the removal of the last of 4 dams on the Klamath River, the Iron Gate dam. That’s according to a January 5, 2024 […]

Obituary Yreka

the Obituary of John Donald Holleman

Longtime Yreka resident John Donald Holleman passed away on February 19, 2024 at Madrone Hospice in Yreka. He was 83 years old. John was born on April 20, 1940 in El Paso, Texas. On July 13, 1959 John married Jerilyn Misuraca. The family moved to Yreka in 1973, where they […]

Obituary Scott Valley

Obituary of Margaret Ann Burns

Margaret Ann Burns, 87, passed away on February 13, 2024 in Klamath Falls, Oregon. Ann was the sixth of seven children born to John and Minnie Barandun on January 9, 1937. She grew up in Etna, California, and graduated from Etna High School in 1954. Shortly after she graduated from […]


CalMatters: Gavin Newsom’s new budget is already leaking red ink as revenues fall behindCalMatter:

By Dan Walterscover photo: Gov. Gavin Newsom addresses the media during a press conference unveiling his 2024-25 January budget proposal at the Secretary of State Auditorium in Sacramento on Jan. 10, 2024. Photo by Miguel Gutierrez Jr., CalMatters Credit: Miguel Gutierrez Jr. While Gov. Gavin Newsom gallivants around the country as a […]